Tournament information

The tournament is open for Athletes from World Bowling’s member federations

Tournament organizer:

WBT Sweden AB

Centre:

Olympia Bowling

Helsingborg

First day: August 26th, 2020

Last day: September 6th, 2020

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Tournament contact

Contact person Daniel Rönnbäck

Mobile +46 706 129 966

Email daniel@wbtsweden.se

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Centre address:

Olympia Bowling

Mellersta Stenbocksgatan 10

254 37 Helsingborg

Sweden

Phone +4642380400

Email info@olympiabowling.se

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Centre specifications

Number of lanes 20

Approaches Qubica/AMF

Surfaces Qubica SPL (2019)

Pin decks

Pin setters Qubica/AMF Edge

Pins: Strikemaker

Score system BES-X

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Dressing specifications

Oil machine Kegel

Pattern prepared by Kegel

Dressing done by Kegel

Prize money specifications:

Tax on prizes:

Yes, partly. Tax rules 15 % tax for non-Swedish athletes.

Expenses verified by related receipts are deducted from the taxable value of the prize.

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Tournament format

Qualification

6 games entries and unlimited re-entries

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50 athletes are qualified from Category A-G as follows:

A: General qualification

Athletes positioned 1-38 in the general qualification.

B: Early Bird Competition

Athletes positioned 1-5 in a separate standing for Squad 1-10.

C: U21 Competition

U21 athletes are born in 1999 or later.

The highest and second highest positioned in a separate standing for U21 athletes.

D: Women Competition

The highest, second and third highest positioned in a separate standing for Women athletes.

E: Desperado

The two highest positioned athletes in a separate desperado squad

Athletes are qualified in the order A-B-C-D-E.

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The 50 athletes are qualified to final steps as follows

Athletes positioned 1-10 in the general standing are qualified for the Final Step 2.

Athletes positioned 11-38 in the general standing are qualified for the Final Step 1.

All other 12 qualified athletes are qualified for the Final Step 1.

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Final Step 1

40 athletes are playing 6 games starting from scratch

Top 17 are qualified for the Final Step 2.

Athletes not qualified are ranked 28-50 according to their position in Step 1

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Final Step 2

27 athletes are playing 9 games starting from scratch

Top 5 are qualified for the Final Step 3

Athletes not qualified are ranked 6-27 according to their position in Step 2

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Final Step 3
Format TBA


Tournament tie rules

Qualification

The highest positioned athlete will be the athlete scoring the highest last game. If a tie still exists, the highest positioned athlete will be the athlete with the highest second last game etc.

Desperado

A tie will be broken by playing a 9th and 10th frame roll-off, repeated until the tie is broken.

Ties for prize money positions in final steps

Athletes with tied scores at final tournament positions inside one of the following three group of positions, 6-27 or 28-50 will equally share the sum of prize money for the tied positions.

Final Step 1-3

Ties influencing who will qualify for the next final step, will be broken by playing a 9th and 10th frame roll off, repeated until the tie is broken. In all other tie situations in step 1-3, a procedure similar to the procedure for the qualification will be followed.

Athletes per pair in squads:

3-4 in qualification squads, depending on squad sizes

4 in the final step 1

3 in the final step 2

Frequency of movement After every game

Movement method Athletes positioned on the right lane moves right

Athletes positioned on the left lane moves left

Number of lanes to move Depending on number of players in the squad

Booking policies

Booking restriction before No more than two re-entries at any time

Total number of bookings: Unlimited

Booking cancellations Re-entries not later than 30 minutes before start

Registration deadline 1 hour for entries and 30 minutes for re-entries

Free cancellation with more than 30 days before the first squad of the tournament.

Cancellation between 30-7 days before first squad pay a fee of 50% of the cost for your first squad

Cancellation after 7 days before first squad: 100 % of the cost for your first squad

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Schedule for the final steps

TBA

Hotels provided by the organizer:

Yes – Details will be released on March 22nd